WordPress is the website software.
CiviPress Websites are WordPress websites with CiviCRM installed. WordPress is the web’s leading Content Management System (CMS) and is used by 20% of the top 10 million websites with more than 60 million websites total.
There are many reasons to choose WordPress including:
- it’s free and open source
- WordPress is easy to update, in fact, it can be automated
- WordPress is ubiquitous and therefore, so is help
- WordPress makes mobile and responsive easy, in fact, it’s kind of built in now
- Themes, themes everywhere. Picking a look and feel for your website is a snap
- Users have roles and roles limit, and permit, access. Give your users just the right amount of access, no more, no less.
- SEO is built in and easy and there are tons of resources out there
- WordPress is really easy, from posting, to managing to building